People are being warned to take cover this morning as a line of violent thunderstorms moves quickly through the south and a series of tornado warnings go into effect.
New pictures into CNN show widespread damage in Tennessee, where there are reports of a trapped family and one fatality in the state.
Mt. Juliet Tennessee police spokesperson sergeant Tyler Chandler joins Starting Point this morning to discuss the "significant damage" in the town.
"Fortunately there are no injuries to report," Chandler says. "It looks like we may have missed a major bullet."